United States

New Passport Rules Coming
New Passport Rules Coming
If you wear eyeglasses you'll need to take them off for your passport photo starting November 1. In an effort to reduce the large number of problems associated with identification concerns, the U.S. Department of State is changing regulations for the photos - requiring applicants to remove their corrective frames.
1.1 Million U.S. Households Don’t Have A Toilet; Worldwide 949 Million Don’t Have Indoor Plumbing
1.1 Million U.S. Households Don’t Have A Toilet; Worldwide 949 Million Don’t Have Indoor Plumbing
Here's a factoid that will make you say "what!":  More than 1.1-million people in the United States don't have a toilet in their homes.  Of the 50 states, Alaska garners the title as the state with the highest number of people who don't use a toilet;  12-percent of Alaskans utilize an outhouse when nature calls.
Pope Francis’ Visit To United States Comes During Election With The Largest Number Of Catholic Candidates Ever
Pope Francis’ Visit To United States Comes During Election With The Largest Number Of Catholic Candidates Ever
The Presidential Election of 2016 will probably be remembered for many things;  one of those elements will definitely be the fact that this election cycle features the largest number of Catholic candidates ever.  Out of all of the currently-announced candidates, seven of them have declared the Catholic faith as their religious affiliation.